Activities in Charlestown

A colorful town with a lot of history, Charlestown serves as the major point of entry on the island of Nevis thanks to the fact that the ferry terminal is located here.  Still, the overall ambiance is calm and laid back, with activities centered around sightseeing and watersports. If you visit on Tuesday, Thursday, or Saturday make sure to stop by the Charlestown Marketplace to get in some shopping. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you are thinking about exploring the area in the open air there are a variety of different rental agencies that can help. Click here to visit our discussion of bike and scooter rentals.


Charlestown Diving

Even though most pass it up for other more popular spots, you would be wrong to think that Charlestown has nothing to offer. This small city is a great launching pad for a diving adventure. 

You'll find at least 7 different dive sites in the area. For more in formation concerning this topic, go to this page.


Want to play some golf on vacation? There are a couple of golf courses in this area. The courses in the area are Four Season Golf Course and Cat Ghaut Chip n Putt. For detailed information about the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more simply click on the course name. For more in formation concerning golf courses throughout Nevis, visit this page.


If you're vacationing with some shopping fanatics they can while away some time exploring a few of the 45 retail stores in the area. If you want to discover more about shopping in and around Charlestown, you can do so by clicking here.


Museum of Nevis History

Another great activity is spending some time soaking in the sights, sounds and culture of Charlestown. Among other things, the area has 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Nature enthusiasts frequently enjoy visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. Click to visit our page regarding area sightseeing and attractions.

Information about a firm that will help you get the most out of your sightseeing time can be found directly below.

Sightseeing Services In Charlestown
Name Type Phone Location Island
Nevis Adventure Tours Nature Tourism Service (869) 664-0992 Central Charlestown Nevis


If you like to snorkel you'll be pleased to know you'll have the chance during your vacation in Charlestown. To read more about snorkeling opportunities, go to this article.


Montpelier Plantation Spa

Relaxing in a spa could be one of the highlights of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you'll be pleased to discover there are several options. Those wanting to get more details about this topic can do so by going to this page.

Other Activities

Information concerning a few other activities can be seen directly below.

Other Activities In And Around Charlestown
Name Type Phone Location
Drag Race Track Auto Racetracks -- 4.7 mi. East of Central Charlestown
Fit Wellness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (869) 469-3481 Saint Paul Charlestown Parish
Nevis Turf And Jockey Club Horse and Dog Racetrack -- 4.5 mi. East of Central Charlestown
Plantation Carriage Rides Horse and Carriage Service (869) 469-3477 1.8 mi. East of Central Charlestown

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